ASN Aircraft accident de Havilland Canada U-1A Otter (DHC-3) 58-1702 Pleiku province
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Date:Thursday 17 August 1967
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada U-1A Otter (DHC-3)
Operator:United States Army
Registration: 58-1702
MSN: 318
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
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Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:within Pleiku province (   Vietnam)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Cheo Reo Airport, Vietnam
Destination airport:Pleiku Airport (PXU/VVPK), Vietnam
Found crashed into Dragon Mountain 27/09/1967.



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Distance from Cheo Reo Airport to Pleiku Airport as the crow flies is 81 km (51 miles).

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